ProtoCAM: Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing and Rapid Prototyping.

Additive Manufacturing Materials

ProtoCAM offers and uses the most advanced processes and materials to best meet your rapid prototyping and 3D printing needs.

The column headers below link to more detailed information on the materials used for each process. Please contact us for additional or special materials or processes for your rapid prototyping application.

 StereolithographyLaser SinteringPolyJet 3D Printing
Short DescriptionLaser cured resinLaser cured powderSprayed material
ColorClear or white, can be dyed or paintedWhite, can be dyed or painted46 colors
ClarityOpaque to nearly glass clearOpaqueOpaque to translucent
Surface FinishSmooth, can be sandedSomewhat coarseSmooth to rubber-like
DurabilityFair, a bit brittleGoodGood
Water ResistanceGood to excellentPoor, absorbentGood
Metal AvailableN/ASteelN/A

ProtoCAM provides our customers engineering assistance on selecting the best prototyping processes and materials. The above listing is not comprehensive; ProtoCAM uses many other prototyping processes, materials, and resins based on your needs. Please contact us for assistance with your rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing method and material selection.